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Portuguese translation of “oil”

oil

noun [no plural]   /ɔɪl/
A2 a thick liquid made from plants or animals that is used in cooking
óleo
vegetable oil
B1 a thick liquid that comes from under the earth’s surface and is used as a fuel
petróleo
an oil company an oil well
oils [plural] thick paints with an oil base, used for painting pictures
tinta a óleo
Do you paint in oils?
(Definition of oil noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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